About Us

About us

Feel confident choosing the best preschool in Tempe, AZ. We are a family owned business and are committed to providing quality childcare and learning. Our Reggio Emilia approach encourages children’s natural curiosity and learning through a playful, integrated, enriching environment. Schedule a tour today and enroll your child with the best preschool in Tempe.


Dr. Rosalind Shoppet

Children Want


At Pathways, we believe all children have natural curiosity, potential, interests, and the ability to construct their own learning through exploring with everything the environment provides them.

Children possess:

Children need:

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Pathways focuses on each child in relation with the family, other children, the teachers, the environment of the school, the community, and with the wider society. Pathways is the gateway whereby all the above relationships are interconnected, reciprocated, and supported. Our mission is supported through the inspiration of Reggio Emilia and the guiding principles it encompasses.
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Through building strong relationships and connecting with the environment, Pathways seeks to create a foundational path that maintains a love of learning and an appreciation of the world around us.

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